The Project Manager will be required to lead the project team in through the Analysis to Close phases of the project, potentially delivering some aspects using an agile approach. The Project Manager will be responsible for the delivery of all system documentation deliverables as outlined under the client’s Systems Development Lifecycle (SDLC), project plan updates and project budget projections.
This assignment will involve working closely with various divisions in the Client Departments, different branches and potentially other vendor resources.Working under the direction of the Delivery Manager, the responsibilities of the Project Manager will include, but not be limited to the following.
•Manage the day-to-day operational and tactical aspects of the project;
•Ensure alignment across the project teams (Internal and Vendor team members);
•Lead the project from analysis to close, including risks and mitigation plans;
•Provide project status updates to the steering committee in order to communicate project status, risk, and risk mitigation alternatives;
•Develop the project plan and schedules, alternative solutions in collaboration with the project team;
•Manage changes for project scope and pro-actively support, analyze and communicate potential impacts (cost, time, and resourcing);
•Identify and communicate resource requirements and constraints to deliver each phase of the project in due time and within budget;
•Ensure all deliverables and milestones are completed as planned;
•Manage risk and issues; and
•Ensure compliance to clients Project Management standards and best practices.
•Post-secondary education (2+ year program) in computer science or management from a recognized institution.
•7+ years Project Manager experience – Preferably with a recognized professional certification.
•Understanding of industry best practices in project management, application development, solution delivery, and systems integration.
•Strong written and oral communication skills are required.
•Skills in facilitation and negotiation
•Experience with agile project delivery
St. John's, NL
Senior Project Manager - IS Enhancements